Wednesday, 27 January 2016

Student winners at 2016 Furniture Show

Back L-R Hannah Malein (ColurHive), Joanna Cain (Tektura), Marlene Little (Deputy Head, School of Fashion and Textiles), Colin Gale (Head of School of Fashion and Textiles)
Front L-R Rosie Williams (Textiles Student), Hannah Trickett (Textiles Student), Julie Mason (Tektura), Jessica Boynton (Textiles student)

Just a quick update to the recent posts about this year's Furniture Show and the Birmingham City University Trends Stand.

At the industry/students event on Tuesday 26 January three textile students were recognised for their exemplary design skills.

Rosie Williams won the ColourHive  (formerly Global Color Research) award for best interpretation of the 'Strata' trend while Jessica Boynton took the ColourHive accolade for her work on the 'Play' trend.

Meanwhile Hannah Trickett, designer of the Shard wallpaper took the Tektura prize following voting by visitors to the show over two and a half days.

Hannah Trickett (left) with Julie Mason, Tektura

Jessica Boyton (left) with Hannah Malein, ColourHive

Rosie Williams (right) with Hannah Malein, ColurHive

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